The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 6 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.89% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.93% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 4
Median daily rate £345 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £305 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £375 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2225 2468 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.76% 95.18% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1386 1172
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 75 173
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.85 £24.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the West Midlands region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the West Midlands region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 3 £345 +6.15%
Staffordshire -4 2 - - 2
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
5 8 (50.00%) C#
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) ETL
9 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (12.50%) WPF
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (6.25%) MySQL
8 1 (6.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (6.25%) OAuth
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) SAML
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSD
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) API Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Design
5 1 (6.25%) SOLID
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase
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